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||Certificate in Sheet Metal & Metal Fabrication Foundation
The Sheet Metal & Metal Fabrication Foundation program is a 30 week pre-apprenticeship program which provides students with the skills and theory necessary to enter the following designated trades at entry level:
- Sheet Metal Worker
- Architectural Sheet Metal Worker
- Metal Fabricator
The program also provides students with precision sheet metal manufacturing and assembly skills for work in the custom shop fabrication industries.
The main focus of this program is on Year 1 apprentice competencies for Sheet Metal Workers, Architectural Sheet Metal Workers and Metal Fabricators. It also includes competencies for the aircraft sheet metal manufacturing and assembly.
Career/Academic Advancement Opportunities
The program prepares the graduate for work in fabrication and installation of Sheet and Heavy metal components in the residential, commercial, and industrial construction industries, ship building, and manufacturing industries.
A student who successfully completes the program and is able to obtain an apprenticeship will be eligible for credit for year 1 technical training for Sheet Metal Worker, Architectural Sheet Metal Worker or Metal Fabricator from SkilledTradesBC.